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Username: 2400wattman

Post Number: 374
Registered: 11-2005
Posted on Wednesday, May 23, 2007 - 6:41 pm:   Edit Post

Before I could leave late in the morning Tuesday to run my errands a noisy brown truck pulls up bearing gifts. I knew it was coming today I just did'nt know when, and certainly not this early. I was in a rush to get my things done.....but they could wait a little longer. Lugged the BIG BOX downstairs and proceded to unpack this beast.
This beautiful bass was strung with flats(I'm a round wound guy) and I was interested to try them out on an Alembic. It of course sounded very good, but these were'nt my cup of least on a bass like this. Fast forward a few hours. Slapped some stainless baby's on there lit up the L.E.D's and the bass truly came to life. To me flats just don't do these basses justice. I can really hear what the filters are doing and with those flats it was very diminished. Well enough yapping here it is

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(Message edited by mica on May 23, 2007)
Senior Member
Username: olieoliver

Post Number: 1352
Registered: 2-2006
Posted on Wednesday, May 23, 2007 - 8:17 pm:   Edit Post

DUDE, this is one sharp Bass. Bravo on the purchase.
Advanced Member
Username: 2400wattman

Post Number: 380
Registered: 11-2005
Posted on Wednesday, May 23, 2007 - 9:48 pm:   Edit Post

Thanks Olie, and Mica for editing my pics. The first posting was a mess.
Username: eflat

Post Number: 12
Registered: 11-2006
Posted on Thursday, May 24, 2007 - 5:10 am:   Edit Post

Most beautimous!

I like the Jazz flats on my Persuader, I have D'Adario Chrome flat's on my Precision always was a flat's or half round guy. I do plan to try rounds the next string change just because.

Advanced Member
Username: crgaston

Post Number: 391
Registered: 11-2005
Posted on Thursday, May 24, 2007 - 5:19 am:   Edit Post

That is some fantastic walnut, and it looks like there's some flame in the neck, too. Totally sweet!
Username: roberto

Post Number: 46
Registered: 3-2006
Posted on Thursday, May 24, 2007 - 7:38 pm:   Edit Post

Hi Wattman!
Nice Series II you've got there.
Bro,I noticed in SII models that there is another input jack besides the usual input jack.Could you tell me whats that for?
Thank you very much.
Senior Member
Username: adriaan

Post Number: 1467
Registered: 6-2002
Posted on Friday, May 25, 2007 - 3:28 am:   Edit Post


It's a 5 pin XLR for hooking up the instrument to the power supply/output module. Series instruments run at a higher voltage, hence the power supply. This also has separate outputs for the pickups (if you only use the 'bass' output, it carries both combined).
Username: davehouck

Post Number: 5076
Registered: 5-2002
Posted on Thursday, June 07, 2007 - 5:12 pm:   Edit Post

Gorgeous walnut!

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